Surry volleyball camp slated for July

Surry volleyball camp slated for July

The Surry Community College volleyball team will hold a volleyball camp from Monday, July 18 through Thursday, July 21 at the Surry Community College ...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Local athletes receive SCC honor

Local athletes receive SCC honor

DOBSON — Two Surry County natives have been honored as the top student-athletes of the year for Surry Community College.East Surry alum Seth Bri...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Karate school produces winners

Karate school produces winners

Students from Japan Shudokan Budo-Kai Karate School in King returned from their latest competition this past Saturday. They competed in the AAU Karate...

June 9th, 2016 |  


Local Special Olympic athletes bring home medals

Local Special Olympic athletes bring home medals

CARY, NC — Members of the Surry County Starfish recently competed in the Special Olympics Summer Games held at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Ca...

June 8th, 2016 |  


East Surry sweeps county honors

East Surry sweeps county honors

PILOT MOUNTAIN — All of the local high school athletic programs had moments of brilliance this season, but none was as consistently strong as Ea...

June 7th, 2016 |  


East Surry, Mount Airy dominate all conference picks

East Surry, Mount Airy dominate all conference picks

The Northwest Conference released its All-Conference selections for the six spring sports on Wednesday, and there was no shortage of athletes recogniz...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Cummings finishes record-breaking career

Cummings finishes record-breaking career

East Surry softball coach Randy Marion knew Emily Cummings was destined for greatness during her first session of batting practice with the Lady Cardi...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Lady Cards’ Marion headed to Surry

Lady Cards’ Marion headed to Surry

Surry Community College head volleyball coach Jan Marion-Kiser says it wasn’t her plan to reunite the 2014 East Surry High School team that miss...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


TJA ends Lady Cards’ playoff run

TJA ends Lady Cards’ playoff run

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The bad news is that East Surry’s record-setting girls’ soccer season came to an end Wednesday evening in the third...

May 24th, 2016 |  


East Surry’s late rally falls short

East Surry’s late rally falls short

NEW LONDON — The East Surry softball team fought till the bitter end, but the Lady Cardinals’ comeback bid against North Stanly fell just ...

May 24th, 2016 |  


SCC hosting hoops camp in June

Surry Community College will host the 2016 Blue Ridge Basketball School at SCC from June 13 through 16. The camp is open to all rising third- through ...

May 18th, 2016 |  


East Surry girls soccer makes first-ever trip to third round

East Surry girls soccer makes first-ever trip to third round

PILOT MOUNTAIN — It took a while for East Surry to get going on Saturday evening, but once it did, nothing was keeping the school’s girls&...

May 16th, 2016 |  


East Surry routs Avery County

East Surry routs Avery County

NEWLAND — For the second straight year, the East Surry softball team had to hit the road and face Avery County in the second round of the NCHSAA...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Athletic association honors Marion

Athletic association honors Marion

East Surry High School senior Blake Marion received the Wilburn Clary Medal scholarship during the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s annua...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Late goal propels Cards over Mount Airy

Late goal propels Cards over Mount Airy

The neck-and-neck race between East Surry and Mount Airy for second place in the Northwest Conference soccer standings had one final twist when they m...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Playoff brackets released

Playoff brackets released

With the spring sports’ regular season and conference tournaments disappearing in the rear-view mirror, the NCHSAA released its brackets for the...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards drop NW title to Vikings top Cards

Lady Cards drop NW title to Vikings top Cards

PILOT MOUNTAIN —The North Stokes softball team might need its own personal section in the school’s trophy case thanks to the 2016 campaign...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Granite Bears capture NW1A golf championship

Granite Bears capture NW1A golf championship

East Surry’s golf team finished third last week in the final Northwest 1A Conference meet of the season held at Cross Creek Country Club in Moun...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Cards have good draws in softball, baseball tournaments

Coaches from the various baseball and softball teams in the Northwest 1A Conference and the Western Piedmont 2A held their postseason meetings on Satu...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Cards rout Bears on senior night

Cards rout Bears on senior night

PILOT MOUNTAIN — An up-and-down regular season for the East Surry baseball team finished on a high note Friday evening.The Cardinals (14-9, 7-3)...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Lady Cards rout Bears on senior night

Lady Cards rout Bears on senior night

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry softball team celebrated its senior night on Wednesday with a romp over its chief rivals from Mount Airy.The Lad...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Wolfpack clinch title, top Cards

Wolfpack clinch title, top Cards

WALKERTOWN — The East Surry baseball team got off to a dream start in Thursday’s conference showdown with Walkertown, but the Wolfpack bat...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Lady Cardinals rolling again

Lady Cardinals rolling again

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Unless you happen to be a loaded 2A or independent school powerhouse, you don’t want to see East Surry on your soccer sch...

April 25th, 2016 |  


Wolfpack claw out win over East Surry

Wolfpack claw out win over East Surry

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Despite the daunting presence of Tyler Smith, pitchers’ duels just haven’t resulted in victories for the East Surry...

April 11th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards claw back to down Sauras

Lady Cards claw back to down Sauras

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry softball team dug itself into a hole with some ill-timed errors against South Stokes, last week, but the roles r...

April 11th, 2016 |  


Surry girls wrap up hoops season

Surry girls wrap up hoops season

The basketball seasons at all of the local traditional schools are long over, but the Surry Homeschool girls team got to take part in a little March M...

April 6th, 2016 |  


Cardinals bust loose for 13-3 win

Cardinals bust loose for 13-3 win

DOBSON — To say East Surry’s baseball team ended a prolonged batting slump with a bang might be the understatement of the season.The Cardi...

April 4th, 2016 |  


Poor first inning dooms East Surry

Poor first inning dooms East Surry

DOBSON — Ledford baseball coach Chris Adams knew his team could find success against East Surry and starting pitcher Tyler Smith if the Panthers...

April 4th, 2016 |  


East Surry snakebit in 1-0 loss

East Surry snakebit in 1-0 loss

PILOT MOUNTAIN — On Friday night, East Surry played the kind of baseball game that a modern analyst would call an undeserved loss.The Cardinals ...

March 29th, 2016 |  


Lady Cards boot one to North Stokes

Lady Cards boot one to North Stokes

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Not that East Surry head softball coach Randy Marion finds it acceptable under any circumstances, but there are days when you c...

March 28th, 2016 |  


Sauras win pitchers’ duel with Cards

Sauras win pitchers’ duel with Cards

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry’s AJ Wilson turned in a pitching performance worthy of a victory against South Stokes on Thursday, but the Car...

March 28th, 2016 |  


Cards miss chance at sweep over Hounds

Cards miss chance at sweep over Hounds

East Surry hoped to make it a sweep of county rival North Surry, after the Cardinals defeated the Greyhounds at the start of the tennis season.Before ...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Hounds start, finish strong vs. Cards

Hounds start, finish strong vs. Cards

PILOT MOUNTAIN — For five innings, the North Surry baseball team didn’t do a whole lot in its rivalry game with East Surry on Friday eveni...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Lady Cards even score with North Surry

Lady Cards even score with North Surry

PILOT MOUNTAIN — All the East Surry soccer team wanted was for the injury bug to go away and give them a fighting chance.That’s finally ha...

March 21st, 2016 |  


Cards end skid, top Starmount

Cards end skid, top Starmount

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The East Surry baseball team needed a win in the worst of ways on Wednesday.The Cardinals entered their home matchup with Starm...

March 15th, 2016 |  


Eagles get defensive, edge East Surry

Eagles get defensive, edge East Surry

DOBSON — The Surry Central baseball team was clearly outhit and arguably outpitched in its Saturday afternoon NCHSAA Endowment showdown with cou...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Surry softball aims for another postseason run

With six players back from the first softball team in school history to reach the College World Series, Surry Community College has its eyes set on an...

March 1st, 2016 |  


Local students selected for Honor Band

Local students selected for Honor Band

The Surry County School System Band Programs are pleased to announce that each of the three traditional Surry County Schools high schools will be repr...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Marion commits to Wingate

Marion commits to Wingate

PILOT MOUNTAIN — East Surry football standout Blake Marion will continue his football career at Wingate University next year. Marion announced h...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Bears and Cards dominate the mats

Bears and Cards dominate the mats

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Mount Airy wrestling coach Cody Atkins couldn’t hide his excitement inside the Granite Bears biggest rival’s gymnas...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


East Surry handles Walkertown

WINSTON-SALEM — The East Surry boys’ basketball finished off a 24-hour stretch with a 2-0 record in Winston-Salem by taking a 62-42 victor...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Jessup’s threes power Angels

Jessup’s threes power Angels

RALEIGH — Meredith College sophomore Gabi Jessup recently powered the Angels to a 71-59 victory over Huntington College with a lights-out perfor...

January 26th, 2016 |  


Granite Bears down rival Cardinals

Granite Bears down rival Cardinals

A heated rivalry turned into a night of celebration for the Mount Airy basketball team on Friday. The Granite Bears (14-1, 4-0) jumped on East Surry (...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Eagles, Cardinals pin down wins

Eagles, Cardinals pin down wins

Stokes County endured an invasion of Surry County wrestlers on Friday evening, and they’re probably glad that they found their way back across t...

January 11th, 2016 |  


Cards split games with W. Stokes

Cards split games with W. Stokes

KING — A rare Saturday evening of high school basketball brought a split decision for East Surry in the first contests of the New Year.The Lady ...

January 5th, 2016 updated: January 5th, 2016. |  


Lady Eagles rally for comeback win

Lady Eagles rally for comeback win

DOBSON — Mandy Holt challenged her Surry Central girls basketball team at halftime to come out with more energy in the third quarter against Eas...

December 8th, 2015 |  


Turnovers doom Cardinals in 3rd round

Turnovers doom Cardinals in 3rd round

PILOT MOUNTAIN — The rematch between East Surry and Walkertown in the third round of the NCHSAA 1AA playoffs was a complete reversal of the scri...

December 1st, 2015 updated: December 1st, 2015. |  


Cardinals fly past Yellow Jackets

Cardinals fly past Yellow Jackets

East Surry wide receiver Shawn Creed could sense that his coach was going to dial up a long play on the Cardinals’ first snap of their opening g...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Runnin’ Pats open with new coach

PILOT MOUNTAIN — When you’re stepping into a new job as a coach, it’s always a welcome thing when your players prove to be fast lear...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Big plays highlight Cards’ 49-6 win

Big plays highlight Cards’ 49-6 win

PILOT MOUNTAIN — Bishop McGuinness hung around for a quarter on Friday night, but a huge third period blew open the game and kept East Surry und...

October 27th, 2015 |